AAA Restoration Blog

September 21, 2018
72-hour kit emergency preparedness

Emergency Preparedness: What to Put in a 72-Hour Kit

In the event of an emergency, it is important to make sure that your family is prepared. It’s easy to panic in an emergency situation so being mentally and physically prepared can help. Developing an easy to remember plan is important. An emergency […]
September 19, 2018
water damage restoration

Water Damage Restoration Questions

When you need water damage restoration services, it’s probably safe to assume you’ve been the victim of a disaster, whether from a severe storm, flood or fire. If you’re like most of our customers, however, you may not have given this issue […]
August 15, 2018
dryer-vent-house-fire

Clogged Dryer Vents and House Fires

Imagine waking up to see that your house is on fire and then finding out later the fire could have been easily prevented by simply having your dryer vents cleaned out. Lint and debris can build up in your dryer […]
August 14, 2018
Got Storm Damage Take These 4 Steps Immediately

Got Storm Damage? Take These 4 Steps Immediately.

If your home sustained serious storm damage — or flooding or fire damage — it’s natural to feel panic and confusion. But to protect yourself, your family and your property, you must act quickly to get the problem under control. Your safety is the primary concern, but securing your home against […]
August 6, 2018
prevent basement flooding

7 Steps to Prevent Basement Flooding

Basement flooding in the Salt Lake area is not a rare occurrence. With the rainy season soon upon us, the likelihood that your basement may flood increases. There is plenty that can be done right now to prevent your basement […]
July 31, 2018
mold and mildew

What is the Difference Between Mold and Mildew?

The terms “mold” and “mildew” are often thrown around together and with water damage claims on the rise, we hear a lot these days about the dangers of mold. Within 24 to 48 hours of a water damage event, mildew […]
July 20, 2018
frozen pipes

How to Prevent Frozen Pipes

The changing temperatures in Utah can wreak havoc on the pipes in your home or business. The freezing, expanding and contracting can cause pipes to crack or burst which then causes flooding. There are a number of simple preventative measures […]
July 19, 2018
small kitchen upgrade

Get a Big Impact from Your Small Kitchen Remodel

Do you find that your kitchen is becoming a bit outdated and needs a facelift? The kitchen can be the heart of your household. The kitchen is not only where we cook, but where our family and friends gather. Memories […]
July 18, 2018
disaster restoration insurance claims

Can Disaster Restoration Companies Help with an Insurance Claim?

The disaster restoration process is stressful enough without having to fight to get your insurance claim approved. Water damage, mold and other disaster restoration emergencies can quickly become costly and time-consuming. Your homeowners insurance should pay for the costs to remediate […]
July 17, 2018
sewer backup

Sewer Backup: What do I do?

One of the most unpleasant disasters for a homeowner to deal with is a sewer backup. When a clog or block in the sewer line causes the sewage system to become overloaded, waste can get pushed back through the line […]
July 16, 2018
house fire

Common Causes of House Fires

The aftermath of a fire can be a trying time. Questions you may be asking yourself like: What do I do? Where do I go from here? What’s the right thing to do? Unlike other disasters, home fires can be […]
July 9, 2018
aaa-restoration-cheerleader

Are you an AAA Cheerleader?

AAA Restoration has been in business since 1992. We are owned and operated by Don and Marie Goettsche, of the Murray area, who started our business out of their home and have grown AAA Restoration for over 26+ years. Don […]
July 5, 2018
Carpet Installation

The Benefits of Wall-to-Wall Carpeting

A carpeted floor is a beautiful, functional, and economical flooring option. Nothing beats the soft, cozy comfort of brand new carpet. Providing warmth, comfort and sound absorption, carpet is a great choice for many areas in your home. With today’s flooring technology, […]
June 18, 2018

Asbestos: What You Need to Know

What is Asbestos? Asbestos refers to a set of naturally occurring fibrous minerals that can be found in building materials. The use of asbestos in building materials declined drastically in the 1970’s since it has been found to be harmful […]
June 13, 2018
How to Choose a Water Damage Restoration Contractor in Utah

How to Choose a Water Damage Restoration Contractor in Utah

Choosing the right water damage restoration contractor to remediate a disaster at your Utah home or business poses a challenge for two primary reasons.   The first is that you have dozens of disaster restoration contractors to choose from in […]
June 4, 2018
air duct cleaning

Cleaning Your Air Ducts is Important

Air ducts play an important role in your home. These ducts circulate the air from heating and cooling systems, which promotes a comfortable atmosphere no matter the season. Your heating and cooling system is the lungs of your home. Stay […]
June 1, 2018
home remodeling

Home Remodeling is Ideal in Warmer Months

Spring is here and summer is right around the corner. While the weather is warming up and your flowers are finally blooming, now is the time to start those home renovations you have been putting off. Homeowners often call repairmen […]
May 23, 2018
In Flood Restoration, Will You Need New Floor Coverings?

With Flood Restoration, Will You Need New Floor Coverings?

The goal of flood restoration and remediation services is to return your home or business to normal as quickly as possible. But these priorities are secondary to safety. And while it is always our goal to restore the components of your property, sometimes this […]
May 17, 2018
pressure-washing

Pressure Washing Does More than Just Clean the Dirt

Summer is great, but it’s dirty. Before you know it, mud, pollen, mildew and the greasy film from air pollution can cover everything in sight. Sometimes, increasing your curb appeal means investing in a little wash. Professional pressure washing cleans […]
May 3, 2018
What To Do When Your Home is Flooded with Rain Water

What To Do When Your Home is Flooded with Rain Water

Flooding is an overflowing of water onto land that is normally dry. Floods can happen during heavy rains, when the snow melts too fast, or when rivers overflow. Flooding may happen with only a few inches of water, or it […]